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WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 18
PRACTICE: Paajarvi, Gagner, Peckham & Renney
RAW: Renney in St. Louis
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Taylor Hall, in just his second NHL season knows a thing or two about being a professional athlete. The first, is that it's very important to wear a helmet during pregame warm-ups. The second, that chicks dig scars. Take a look at the picture Hall's Oilers posted on Twitter after taking a skate to the head earlier this week. He received a black eye and 30 stitches.
Oilers left winger Taylor Hall took a skate across his head the other night in Columbus – during warmups. A freak fall resulted in Hall taking out his teammate and Corey Potter trying to avoid the bodies strewn across the ice. No chance. Potter’s skate clipped Hall’s head and you now get a look at what a skate can do to a face. Not a good look.
Taylor tweets: The reports...
As many of you have likely read about, heard about or even have seen the disturbing video, Oilers left winger Taylor Hall suffered a terrible and extremely frightening injury during the team’s pregame skate on Tuesday before the team took on the Columbus Blue Jackets. After slipping while making a turn, a helmet-less Hall collided [...]
Jordan Eberle's recovery seems to be progressing very well. Marc Spector of Sportsnet.ca saw the youngster practicing this morning and thinks he could return very soon -- possibly as early as Thursday. That would put Eberle well ahead of schedule. In fact, it would mean he only missed four games with the injury. It would also be a nice boost -- both on the ice and emotionally...
NHL superstar Taylor Hall is lucky to be alive after an ice skate ripped his skull open -- and his team just tweeted the first photo of the nasty ... NASTY aftermath.The Edmonton Oilers star forward suffered a Frankenstein-like gash Tuesday night when he…
I'll start tonight's blog by saying I don't want to talk about the Oilers/Blues game. Next subject.
The Taylor Hall injury. You folks have all seen the pictures by now? K, so if you're Steve Tambellini, would you let his kid...no matter how eager he is to be playing...play? I hope the Oilers staff and management are not stupid here. Hall is obviously very injured...
from Mark Zwolinski and Joseph Hall of the Toronto Star, A gruesome skate-to-the-face gash on Taylor Hall’s forehead may well put helmets on all Toronto Maple Leafs during the team’s pre-game warm-ups.
“I’m thinking about it,” said coach Ron Wilson when asked if he’d make helmets mandatory.
“You look at what happened (to Hall) and it was scary, it could have been...
Taylor Hall spoke with edmontonoilers.com exclusively today prior to meeting with the media.
"I'm feeling better. I'd like to thank our trainers and the Columbus medical staff."
Watch an entire interview wit...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Derek MacKenzie scored 32 seconds into the third period to help the Columbus Blue Jackets rally from a two-goal deficit and beat the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 on Tuesday night.
The defeat in a matchup of the teams at the bottom of the Western Conference could be particularly costly for the Oilers, who lost Taylor Hall for the game during warm-ups when he collided...
Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall was hurt when he accidentally made contact with a teammate during team warmups before the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night.
Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall was hurt when he accidentally made contact with a teammate during team warmups before the game against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Tuesday night. Team spokesman J.J. Hebert confirmed that Hall "fell and a teammate tried to avoid him and his skate cut him." Hall, who was not wearing a helmet, had blood running down the side of his head...
Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall sat out Tuesday's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets after cutting his head when he accidentally made contact with a teammate during pregame warm-ups.
Edmonton Oilers left wing Taylor Hall sat out Tuesday's game against the Columbus Blue Jackets after cutting his head when he accidentally made contact with a teammate during pregame warmups.